Rankin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light except north 40 knots along the coast. Wind becoming north 40 early this morning then backing to northwest 45 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 30 after midnight and to northwest 15 Tuesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday evening.

Periods of rain or snow changing to periods of light snow this morning and ending early this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this afternoon and ending Tuesday afternoon.

Temperatures plus 1 falling to minus 6 Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 metres building to 4 late this morning then subsiding to 3 after midnight. Seas subsiding to 2 Tuesday morning and to 1 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2017
Wednesday Wind light increasing to north 20 knots late in the day.
Thursday Wind north 20 knots.
Friday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Open water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W to Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6400N 8035W
to 6520N 8305W to 6745N 7940W to 6650N 7705W to 6720N 7330W to 6525N
7820W to Foxe Peninsula near 6440N 7815W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Rankin - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2017

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Rankin - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2017

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 23 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday low 966 mb located at 61N 87.50W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 984 mb located at 70N 77W.

At 1200 UTC Monday trough from 998 mb low located from 72N 72W to
66N 61W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough from 984 mb low located from 73.50N
70W to 66N 61W.

At 1200 UTC Monday departing ridge located from 67N 55W to 58N 59W.

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